Jemilia Davis

Jemilia S. Davis, Ph.D., is director of strategic initiatives and external relations at the Belk Center. She provides critical support for advancing the center’s strategies that reflect the complex intersection of research, executive leadership, and student success outcomes across community colleges. She earned her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development (Higher Education program area of study) at NC State and has worked in academic advising and student affairs prior to joining the Belk team.

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Perspective | Supporting community college presidential leadership

In the foreseeable future, postsecondary completion will be different as the pandemic crisis evolves unpredictably. College presidents, now wondering if their...


Community college leaders reflect on Belk Center’s Presidents’ Academy Conference

The Belk Center’s first Presidents’ Academy and Statewide Leadership Conference (SLC) was held on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the...